Dec 1, 2012 5:00pm PST
with former aide, olympian christie yamaguchi and let's not forget, lucille. >> it's great to start out the holidays and to see the kids who are so excited to go on the flight, so, you know, it's really wonderful to see so many great sponsors that come together and put on this event for the kids. >> never can have christmas a little bit too early for those happy little kids. great time out there. several of those patients were make a wish patients. we wish them nothing but the best. >>> much more in sports coming up later. >> thanks, henry. christie yamaguchi does so much for the community. >>> when we come back we will check back in with anthony and a last look at this oncoming storm. >>> today is the 19th annual world aids day. the turnout was smaller than in past years. perhaps because of the weather. about 100 people showed up and gathered at golden gate park to remember those who died of aids and honor those who push for aids education and awareness. >> what's important to me is i'm the one that is able to explain to these younger people what's going on with hiv and aids epidemic a
Dec 1, 2012 5:30pm PST
. we're talking about records that were broken from the 70s, corpus christi 86 degrees. now the reason we're seeing this is because our jet stream is so far to the north. notice the trough and the dip in the jet stream on the west. that's why we're seeing the storms. but in response we're seeing the ridge building in. that is when we see the record warmth. we'll see a little break in the pattern at least the northern plains looks like sometime next week. but sunday more record highs will be broken including getting close and in st. louis we could see records falling here. it looks like a warm start to december at least for the next week or so at least for south. back to you. >> kim, thank you. >>> as we turn overseas now more than 100,000 people took to the streets of cairo today. this time they were there to support the new president and his bold move to give himself sweeping powers. from egypt, nbc's jim maceda with the latest on that showdown. >> reporter: this was president morsi's day. tens of thousands of his muslim brotherhood and other islamist supporters packed the streets out
Dec 1, 2012 6:00pm PST
it was decorated like the north pole. santa claus was there along with vy that blue and olympians christie yamaguchi and michael johnson. you can't forget the -- what a great way to celebrate. a lot of those kids are make a wish children. we wish them nothing but the best. they had a great time out there today, diane. >> looked very nice. thanks a lot, henry. >>> and before we go we want to update the situation on the storm. take a look at the backup at the toll plaza at the bay bridge. it's wet out there, anthony. there's a lot of traffic people coming in probably from some holiday parties. >> yeah. and the traffic is just the indication of how fast this rain has fallen. in you can see from our radar the heaviest stuff beginning to push into san francisco. if you're heading out keep the umbrellas handy. we'll have updates on nbcbayarea.com. you can follow us on facebook and twitter when we're not here to get the very latest on your radar and flooding we're expecting for tomorrow. >> thanks. anthony. thank you for choosing nbc bay area at 6:00. good night. >>> coming up next on "tech now"